Overview

Potoula P. Tournas joins the firm as an Associate in the Real Estate practice. She was a member of the firm’s 2019 Summer Associate Program and graduated in May 2020 from the University of Connecticut School of Law.  During law school, Potoula served as a judicial intern in the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut for the Honorable Alfred V. Covello and worked as a legal extern at a law firm in New Britain. She also served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Connecticut Public Interest Law Journal and was a member of the Mock Trial Society where she was a National Trial Competition's Regional Finalist in Spring 2019 and a Mock Trial Davis Competition Quarter Finalist in Fall 2017. 

Prior to law school she gained litigation experience working as a litigation and securities assistant at a law firm in Manhattan where she provided support during pre-trial motion practice and at trial for multiple securities arbitrations. Potoula also worked as an office clerk at an Intellectual Property firm located in Stamford and was a law library and research assistant at a firm in Boston. Potoula is fluent in Greek and is an active member of her Greek community.

Office

  • Hartford
    90 State House Square
    Hartford, CT 06103-3702
  • Professional Affiliations

    Connecticut Bar Association

    Association of Greek American Professional Women

    Community Involvement

    King School Alumni Association, Stamford, CT

    Honors & Recognitions

    CALI Excellence Award in Trial Advocacy, Spring 2020

    News & Insights

    Practice Areas

    Industries

    Bar and Court Admissions

    • Connecticut

    Clerkships

    • Judicial Intern for the Honorable Alfred V. Covello

    Education

    University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D., 2020
    Northeastern University, B.A., summa cum laude, 2015

    Languages

    • Greek
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